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Historical Studies; Psychology
Paul Margolis '76
[First section of recording is blank] Johanna Shafer, '67, worked three jobs to pay her way through college. In this recording, she reflects on this experience, as well as on her background; on the political atmosphere at Bard during her time as a student; and on the scholarship she and her husband, Michael Shafer, established for students who care for others and want to make the world a better place.
Civil Rights movement, Vietnam War, Stokely Carmichael, Great Depression, Michael Shafer '66, Blythe Danner '65, Adolph's, Betsy Bradshaw, Glenn Boyton, Seraphic Doctors' Scholarship, Saint Francis of Assisi, Caroline Petty '17, Barrytown, Ward Manor, Blithewood, Tewksbury, Bob Dylan, Columbia
Bertelsmann Campus Center
Shafer, Johanna, "Johanna Shafer, '67 (BardCorps)" (2016). Oral Histories. 44.
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